D3Publisher to make Madagascar 3: The Video Game

By Lewis Tyler

March 29th 2012 at 9:55AM
D3Publisher to make Madagascar 3: The Video Game

The specialist developer of licensed kids games signs with DreamWorks.

Madagascar 3: The Video Game is set to be released on June 5th to coincide with the release of the film on June 8th.

The game will be available on the Xbox 360, PlayStation3 and the Nintendo Wii, 3DS and DS.

“Madagascar 3: The Video Game captures the thrill of the circus in a unique combination of action and adventure that will dazzle players with a spectacular array of skillful acrobatic and jaw-dropping abilities,” said Peter Andrew, vice president of product development, D3P.

“Players will experience an all new wild circus adventure traveling through iconic European locales from the movie and beyond.”

Chris Hewish, Head of Global Interactive for DreamWorks Animation, said: “The Madagascar franchise continues to be an important and successful global brand for us, and this video game brings to life the film’s Madagascar-style circus fun in a truly exciting and memorable gameplay experience that will thrill kids and families alike.”

Other licensed titles from D3P include Ben 10 Galactic Racing and the Xbox Kinect title Victorious: Time to Shine.